The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 121 124 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 28 30 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.25% 1.18% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.23% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 63
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,875 £35,200 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2153 2436 2312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.86% 95.42% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1973 1872
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 12 £50,000 -
St Albans - 3 £40,000 -
Letchworth +15 2 £41,250 +5.76%
Watford -2 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Hemel Hempstead -30 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £55,000 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 46 (90.20%) SQL
2 39 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 21 (41.18%) Windows
3 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 17 (33.33%) Oracle
6 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (25.49%) SAN
8 12 (23.53%) Replication
8 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
9 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
9 11 (21.57%) Linux
10 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
11 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (17.65%) Data Guard
11 9 (17.65%) VMware
11 9 (17.65%) Database Mirroring
12 8 (15.69%) Clustering
12 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (15.69%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (15.69%) MySQL
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
13 7 (13.73%) Java
13 7 (13.73%) ITIL
13 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
6 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (15.69%) MySQL
8 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (11.76%) Big Data
10 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
13 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (3.92%) Neo4j
13 2 (3.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Toad
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Replication
2 8 (15.69%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Statistics
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Linux
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
3 9 (17.65%) Database Mirroring
4 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (13.73%) ITIL
6 6 (11.76%) Coaching
7 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.80%) High Availability
8 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.88%) ERP
9 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.92%) Change Control
10 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.92%) Scrum
10 2 (3.92%) Service Management
10 2 (3.92%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.92%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 7 (13.73%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) VBScript
4 2 (3.92%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) VB
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCSA
2 1 (1.96%) HND
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.84%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.96%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Data Guard
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) JD Edwards
5 3 (5.88%) Citrix
5 3 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.96%) Google
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago